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Real Interview Questions and How to Tackle Them

by Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | October 14, 2019

Standing out from the crowd is critical during law firm interviews. Read on for insights from Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP on common types of questions that interviewers ask, why they ask them, and how best to answer them.

A Guide to Graduate Careers in Engineering

by Ella Hendrix | October 11, 2019

Beginning a career in engineering can seem daunting, but an organized approach can go a long way in finding the right position for you. Check out this guide for things to consider when starting your career in engineering.

4 Tips for Establishing Good Study Habits

by Kaitlin McManus | October 04, 2019

Good study habits are a cornerstone of a successful college education—but taking the time and energy to study effectively can be difficult. Here we go over some tips to getting the most out of your study time.

Legal Career Spotlight: Supreme Court Clerk to BigLaw Associate to Academia

by Kaitlin McManus | October 01, 2019

When it comes to legal careers, David Van Zandt has done it all: clerking at the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals, practicing in BigLaw, and eventually moving into academia, culminating in his current role as president of The New School. He sat down to chat with Vault about his incredible career path.

Questions You Should Never Ask During a Legal Job Interview

by Vault Law Editors | September 25, 2019

Preparing questions for your legal job interview is important, but not all questions are appropriate during the interview process. Read on for questions that you should avoid.

Maximizing Your Law School Experience Beyond the Classroom

by Mary Kate Sheridan | September 23, 2019

While law school grades are important, they aren't everything—your experiences outside the classroom are also valuable in paving your future legal career. Read on for three opportunities you shouldn't overlook as a law student.

7 Tips for Effectively Scheduling Your College Life

by Kaitlin McManus | September 20, 2019

College life is a whirlwind, and it can be impossible to keep track of all the demands on your precious time. A well-kept schedule can be a valuable tool, and we've got some tips on how to get started and stick with it.

Five Tips for Introverts Studying Abroad

by Ashley Brooker | September 13, 2019

Studying abroad can be an amazing experience—and an overwhelming one, particularly for introverts. Check out these tips for getting the most out of your study-abroad program, regardless of personality type.

Navigating the First Year of Law School: 1L Timeline

by Mary Kate Sheridan | September 11, 2019

The start of 1L year is like entering an entirely new world—and you may not be sure how to navigate it. Check out our 1L timeline to help determine your priorities for a successful first year of law school.

Back-to-School Checklist: Must-Dos for Every College Student

by Kaitlin McManus | September 10, 2019

Welcome back to school! Have you got all your ducks in a row? Check out these tips for starting the school year off right—no matter what year you're in.

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